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Credo contains more than 600 dictionaries and encyclopedias, along with thousands of topic pages, mind-maps, images, audio files and videos to help you start research projects.
GVRL is a collection of over 70 encyclopedias, handbooks, and other reference e-books.
Provides access to the most authoritative, inclusive, and easily searchable online art resources available today.
Welcome to Oxford Music Online, the world’s premier online music encyclopedia, offering comprehensive coverage of music, musicians, music-making, and music scholarship.
Oxford Reference Online offers over 175 full-text, fully-indexed, cross-searchable dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press, including detailed information across a broad subject range from titles in the world-renowned Oxford Companions Series.
Historical Statistics of the United States is the standard source for the quantitative facts of American history.
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